Snæfellsnes Peninsula, the Hidden Treasure of Iceland

Snæfellsnes Peninsula, this is where the magic happens. If you want to be one with nature, there is no better place to visit than the Snæfellsnes Peninsula. Why so much love for the Snæfellsnes Peninsula? The peninsula renders up an enchanting image each time we think about it. When you are there, surrounded by its beauty, you feel lighter as if someone removed the burden from your shoulders; you feel free! That’s the magic of the Snæfellsnes Peninsula.

Close Your Eyes and Imagine

The golden and warm light from the sun shines down on the Snæfellsnes Peninsula to magnify its beauty. The glistening water, the rain covered mountains, the heated hot springs, and the jagged lava fields will leave you speechless. Transport yourself into a reality where the only person moving is you. Visiting Snæfellsnes Peninsula is a great way to relieve yourself of the daily stresses and worries of life.

Do You Want to Experience Snæfellsnes Peninsula?

You can visit the Snæfellsnes Peninsula in either the winter or the summer. Regardless of the season you visit, the peninsula’s magic to enchant people with its magnificent beauty will remain. However, winter on the peninsula signals the arrival of diverse sea and bird life. If you want to see birds and sea creatures in their natural habitat, visit Iceland in January, February, or March.

Not Convinced? Others Reasons to Visit the Snæfellsnes Peninsula

The alternate name for the peninsula is “Iceland in Miniature” due to the name of national sights situated in the area. This includes the popular tourist destination, Snæfellsjokul Volcano, considered as one of the treasures of Iceland.

The volcano is the tallest mountain on the site and has a glacier at its crest.  Fun fact:  People who have read the book, “Journey to the Center of the Earth,” will be excited to know that this was the setting for the book.

On the northern shore of the peninsula, you can also see some small towns and villages such as Hellnar, Arnarstapi, Grundarfjörður, Rif, Búðardalur, Stykkishólmur, and Ólafsvík. Another reason why the Snæfellsnes Peninsula has become a tourist hotspot is due to it reaching certification status to become the first EarthCheck community in the country and in Europe.

Why Don’t You Pack Your Bags and Come Already?

Do you want to see a glacier, hot springs, craters, volcanoes, white sandy beaches, and seals? Do you want to camp or hike? There is so much to do in Iceland and visiting the Snæfellsnes Peninsula is just the tip of the iceberg. With Snæfellsnes Peninsula being part of a two-day tour, you are set to have an experience of a lifetime.

If you only wish to visit the Snæfellsnes Peninsula, we can make that happen. Why don’t you book a tour today with us! For an informative and fun filled experienced, book a tour with us today. You will not regret a visit to the Snæfellsnes Peninsula, but every second you stay there, you will realize you made a good decision to vacation in Iceland.

 Northern Lights Cruise

From 10.990

Very easy 2 HOURS
Northern Lights Cruise

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 3 Day Winter Package
Moderate 3 DAYS
3 Day Winter Package

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 Snæfellsnes National Park

From 18.900

Very easy 10 HOURS
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Very easy 10 HOURS
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 6 Day Summer Package
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